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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Windsor And Maidenhead
Town
Windsor
County
Berkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 22 July 1919
    Attended by: Mayor of Maidenhead
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3864
Current location

In storage
Royal Borough Collection
Tinkers Lane
Windsor
Windsor And Maidenhead
Berkshire
SL4 4LW
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 93625 76368
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Altwood C E Comprehensive School
    Altwood Road
    Maidenhead
    Windsor And Maidenhead
    Berkshire
    SL6 4PN
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SU 86733 80415
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Gordon Road School
    Gordon Road
    Maidenhead
    Windsor And Maidenhead
    Berkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Wooden triptych with names on inside of doors. Central panel depicts a grieving woman and a wreath and to the left hand side is inscribed the dedication. Within the pediment style head is a carved laurel wreath.
Inscription
CENTRE: GORDON ROAD SCHOOL/ TO THE MEMORY/ OF/ THE BRAVE SONS OF THE EMPIRE/ WHO FELL ON THE BATTLEFIELDS/ OF/ EUROPE/ "THEY HAVE FOUGHT THE GOOD FIGHT"/ DYING IN THE CAUSE OF/ HUMANITY THAT/ HONOUR MIGHT LIVE LEFT AND RIGHT PANELS: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bates, R
Belcher, S
Bloomfield, G
Bloomfield, M
Bolton, C
Bond, F
Britten, F
Bushell, H
Edwards, A
Folley, W
See details for all 33 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 33
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Triptych
    Measurements: depth 80mm, height 1200mm, width 900mm
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Comments: Paid for by teachers and scholars of Gordon Road School

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Responsibility
Royal Borough Collection
Reference
  • Maidenhead Advertiser 30 July 1919
  • Maidenhead Advertiser April 1990
  • Royal Borough Collections W981/91D

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